Category Archives: Lucas BOE

Stainbrook appointee scheduled for removal hearings

Deja Vu - Stainbrook appointee Hartley was suspended from the Board of Elections last month after failing to comply with a request for information from the Secretary of State Husted.

Hartley has been scheduled to appear before a hearing to decide if he should be permanently removed from the board.

In a letter to Mr Harley  ,  SoS Husted said:

"... despite my consistent warnings that a return to the boards dysfunctional past would not be tolerated, you nominated Jon Stainbrook, an individual who has proven himself to be wholly unqualified to serve the voters of Lucas County..."

Read the entire letter HERE.  NOTE_ This document is very long and includes supporting documents for Hartley removal.

The hearing is scheduled for :

Friday, April 7th, 9am
Office of the Ohio Sec of State
17th Floor hearing room
180 E. Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43215

Stainbrook appointee Hartley suspended from BOE

At the March 3rd Board of Elections (BOE) meeting, among other issues, there appeared to be a lot of communicating going on between LCRP Chairman Jon Stainbrook and his two appointees,  Hartley and Saferin.

On Wednesday, March 8th, Toledo Tea Party Chairman John McAvoy submitted a "Public Records Request"  asking for; Continue reading

Stainbrook gets his appointees to nominate him for BOE Director

Today's Lucas County Board of Elections meeting was the scene of an all time low for Jon Stainbrook,  the person responsible for hijacking the Lucas County Republican Party.

In Today's meeting,  Stainbrook  continuously texted the two members he had assigned to the board, telling them how to vote on the issues that were presented.

When it came time to nominate the Director,  Stainbrook associate James Hartley nominated  his boss, Jon Stainbrook.  This was immediately seconded by Stainbrook's other associate, Bruce Saferin. Continue reading

Sec of State Husted rejects Stainbrook / Gallagher nomination to the Board of Elections

Stain_LCRPSecretary of state Jon Husted rejected the nomination made by LCRP Stainbrook and Gallagher.  Stainbrook,  who was fired from the BOE by the Sec of State,  and Gallagher, who was fired as the Director by the board, had forwarded the name of Mark Davis as their nominee to sit on the four member Board of Elections. Continue reading

Ohio GOP asks Conservative Candidate to “Denounce” use of logo on their literature

OHGOP_DeclaresWarThe Ohio GOP's war on Conservative Republicans took a weird and unusual twist today when the Executive Director contacted Republican candidates and asked them to "Denounce" the use of the Republican Party logo on their campaign materials,   WWWWHHHHAAAATTTT???

OK - This is weird, so follow along very closely,  it still won't make sense. 🙂

Loyal members of the Republican Party running as Republican candidates for seats on the Republican Party State Central Committee are being asked by the Republican Party to write a letter that "denounces" the use of the Republican Party logo on campaign materials they designed and paid for.  (head scratching). Continue reading

Stainbrook declares War-on-Wagoners, nominates Mark Davis for Lucas BOE

WagonersStainbrook declares War on Wagoner's.

Stainbrook has a grudge against the Wagoner family and is using Mark Davis as his pawn.

Mark Wagoner Sr. (right) who sits on the Lucas County Board of Elections, and Mark Wagoner Jr (left). who is the Ohio GOP State Central Committee Representative (SCC) for District 2 (western part of Lucas County).

Mark Wagoner Sr.

Stainbrooks war on Mark Wagoner Sr. began when he was appointed to fill the unexpired term on the Lucas County Board of Elections after Sec Husted fired Stainbrook and two other board members.  Mark Wagoner Sr.'s term expires this spring and it'll be up to the Sec Husted to either allow Wagoner Sr. to continue or replace him with someone who is nominated by Jon Stainbrook. Continue reading

Stainbrook / Gallagher fail to file campaign reports. Delinquent Notices returned to BOE

LCRP_Return_Oct7Lucas County Republican Party (LCRP) Chairman Stainbrook and Deputy Gallagher once again failed to file the party campaign reports.

HOWEVER - To add insult to injury,  repeated attempts by the Lucas County Board of Election (BOE) to contact Stainbrook and Gallagher about the delinquent filings continuously go unanswered.

A Public Records request reveals that the Lucas County Board of Elections (BOE) has made numerous attempts to reach Stainbrook and Gallagher regarding the delinquent Lucas County Republican Party (LCRP) Campaign finance reports.

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